Apr 20, 2013 11:00pm PDT
it. >> "boston globe" reporter steve silva was at the starting line of the day's biggest event, the boston marathon. >> since 1897. >> it was a chilly morning, 30 degrees, people starting to warmup, unlike last year where it was 80 degrees. the weather's not going to be a story this year. what's going to be the story. >> for natalie stavas, a pediatric resident, it would be the story of giving back. >> it was a very special day for me. i had decided to raise money for boston medical center pediatrics. >> doctors told chris that this was a day her daughter might not ever live to see. >> they said her prognosis was, you know, maybe she'll be 10 if we were lucky. >> the mitochondrial disease that weakened her cells made her terribly ill. >> those first few years were hard, she needed to have medical procedures, time in the hospital, lots of pneumonias. >> are to the kay girls, kayla's health challenges, benign tumors, the laws of kayla's father, chris' husband to a heart attack at age 42. but this would be a joyful day. a day to make history as a mother-daughter, wheelchair team.
Apr 16, 2013 4:00pm PDT
it could impact security precautions across the nation. steve centanni is live in washington. >> reporter: security is tightened in many places across the country. here in washington, a section of pennsylvania avenue in front of the white house was shot down. police are out in full force and boston and d.c. and other major cities. some say our civil liberties knob jeopardy if security tightens further. >> i think if this is beginning of a trend, then we really are going to see a discussion about discussion about civil liberties. >> reporter: some fear the israeli model of security. still others thing israeli style security is the smart way to go. >> this country is a 14-year-old teenager going through what i call security puberty. i don't expect the americans to be where israels are at but demand the government gets on the israeli page. >> it's too soon to know the security implications of the boston bombings but americans disagree over the need of tightened security. >> you know, i'm easy and security i think would give us a little peace of mind in this horrible time. >> the last ten yea
Apr 21, 2013 5:00am PDT
new york. i'm steve kornacki. the u.s. will double its aid to the syrian opposition and kerry was speaking with foreign ministers and the officials in colorado said five snowboarders were killed in avalanche. massachusetts governor patrick said last night that the accused boston marathon bomber is in critical but stable condition. still in no shape to talk to authorities. newly released police infrared 1r video shows when tsarnaev was hiding in a boat friday night. after police rushed to the scene after tip from the resident that found him there. at the london marathon this morning, runners observed a moment of silence from the victims of monday's bombings in boston. and last night hundreds turned out for a vigil to commemorate the week's final fatality. 26-year-old m.i.t. police officer sean collier who was shot and killed thursday night in the line of duty. >>> boston has never in memory had a week as trying as tragic and as nerve racks, as confusing and as sad and as terrifying as this past one. which is what made this scene at fenway park yesterday so awesome. >> it doesn'